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Author: Rachel

Is a Career in Matchmaking for You?

Are you a social personality who seems to attract people because of your genuine interest in others, your warmth and sense of humour? Do your friends consider you to be the consummate networker? Or perhaps your career is feeling a little stale and you are looking to put a bit of stimulation and reward back into it. If so, then a career in Matchmaking may be right up your street!

The Very Modern Puzzle of the Breadwinning Wife – And the Emasculated Husband

The research into female breadwinners is varied and insightful, but how does it come into play in some of the most successful echelons of society?

The search for love as an international gay singleton

For a gay man living a transient, jet-set lifestyle, creating – and maintaining – that close bond with another man can be real tricky, but certainly not impossible.

The Top 10 Best Cocktail Bars in London

We are no strangers to exploring the best cocktail bars in London. Our matchmakers have uncovered the finest socialising spaces in London, (even the best secret cocktail bars in London).

Secluded Love: A Romantic Beach Getaway

If you really want to get away to somewhere secluded and romantic, it does take a bit of effort but it’s worth it in the end. The best beaches are awaiting your well-informed towel.

Successful in Life – Unsuccessful in Love

You’re a high flyer. You’ve got the world at your feet. You dazzle everyone you meet. But behind closed doors, are you as happy as you feel you should be, with a life that, at least on the surface, is going so amazingly well?

Summer Night Delights: The Best Places to View London at Night With a Date

London is blessed with fantastic locations to sit and relax underneath the stars. However, London's sheer size can present a dilemma when it comes to choosing a romantic place to take a date.

Gay relationships: are you ready for the long-term?

If you make it difficult for your potential man to read whether or not you’re truly into him, you risk losing him to someone who’s got that balance between playing it cool and making his interest clear down to a tee.

My Top Five Romantic Picnic Spots

The effort put into a picnic says a lot about how you care for the object of your affection. Here are my top five romantic picnic spots across both sides of the pond.

The future of online dating

Today it is entirely common for a couple to have met online. Several experts predict that, within a few years, 50% of all relationships will have begun in this way.

The Most Romantic Places in London Uncovered

I'm going to be looking into some of the lesser-known romantic hideaways. From secret gardens to hidden places you never know existed, I have selected some of my favourite places to relax and unwind with your date.

Top 5 activity dates London & New York

It’s always much more fun and takes the pressure out of early conversations to be involved in some kind of activity when getting to know someone. Sometimes it can be hard to think of what might be good to do, so here are my top 5 activity dates on both sides of the pond.

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